• Grant
    Title
  • Organization
    Name
  • Focus
    Area
  • Amount
  • Date
Grant Title

UC Berkeley — AI Safety Research (2018)

Organization Name

University of California, Berkeley

Focus Area
Potential Risks from Advanced AI
Amount
$1,145,000
Date
Grant Title

Berkeley Existential Risk Initiative — CHAI Collaboration (2022)

Organization Name

Berkeley Existential Risk Initiative

Focus Area
Potential Risks from Advanced AI
Amount
$1,126,160
Date
Grant Title

80,000 Hours — General Support

Organization Name

80,000 Hours

Focus Area
Global Catastrophic Risks Capacity Building
Amount
$1,125,000
Date
Grant Title

UC Berkeley — AI Safety Research (2019)

Organization Name

University of California, Berkeley

Focus Area
Potential Risks from Advanced AI
Amount
$1,111,000
Date
Grant Title

Center for Applied Rationality — General Support

Organization Name

Center for Applied Rationality

Focus Area
Global Catastrophic Risks Capacity Building
Amount
$1,035,000
Date
Grant Title

Founders Pledge — General Support

Organization Name

Founders Pledge

Focus Area
Global Catastrophic Risks Capacity Building
Amount
$1,032,947
Date
Grant Title

Existential Risks Alliance — Cambridge Fellowship

Organization Name

Existential Risks Alliance

Focus Area
Global Catastrophic Risks Capacity Building
Amount
$1,014,116
Date
Grant Title

Berkeley Existential Risk Initiative — SERI MATS Program (2022)

Organization Name

Berkeley Existential Risk Initiative

Focus Area
Potential Risks from Advanced AI
Amount
$1,008,127
Date
Grant Title

Non-trivial Pursuits — General Support

Organization Name

Non-trivial

Focus Area
Global Catastrophic Risks Capacity Building
Amount
$1,005,000
Date
Grant Title

Eradivir — Influenza Antiviral Drug

Organization Name

Eradivir

Focus Area
Biosecurity & Pandemic Preparedness
Amount
$1,000,000
Date
Grant Title

Rational Animations — Video Production (2023)

Organization Name

Rational Animations

Focus Area
Global Catastrophic Risks Capacity Building
Amount
$1,000,000
Date
Grant Title

Effective Altruism Foundation — Research and Operations

Organization Name

Effective Altruism Foundation

Focus Area
Global Catastrophic Risks Capacity Building
Amount
$1,000,000
Date
Grant Title

Center for Applied Rationality — General Support (2018)

Organization Name

Center for Applied Rationality

Focus Area
Global Catastrophic Risks Capacity Building
Amount
$1,000,000
Date
Grant Title

Massachusetts Institute of Technology Media Lab — Kevin Esvelt’s Research (2021)

Organization Name

Massachusetts Institute of Technology Media Lab

Focus Area
Biosecurity & Pandemic Preparedness
Amount
$1,000,000
Date
Grant Title

Centre for the Governance of AI — General Support (2023)

Organization Name

Centre for the Governance of AI

Focus Area
Potential Risks from Advanced AI
Amount
$1,000,000
Date
Grant Title

Open Phil AI Fellowship — 2021 Class

Organization Name

Open Phil AI Fellowship

Focus Area
Potential Risks from Advanced AI
Amount
$1,000,000
Date
Grant Title

Massachusetts Institute of Technology Media Lab — Kevin Esvelt’s Research (2019)

Organization Name

Massachusetts Institute of Technology Media Lab

Focus Area
Global Catastrophic Risks
Amount
$1,000,000
Date
Grant Title

Ought — General Support (2019)

Organization Name

Ought

Focus Area
Potential Risks from Advanced AI
Amount
$1,000,000
Date
Grant Title

Effective Ventures Foundation USA — Asterisk (2023)

Organization Name

Effective Ventures Foundation USA

Focus Area
Global Catastrophic Risks Capacity Building
Amount
$991,000
Date
Grant Title

iGEM — Synthetic Biology Safety and Security (2020)

Organization Name

International Genetically Engineered Machine Foundation

Focus Area
Biosecurity & Pandemic Preparedness
Amount
$940,000
Date
Grant Title

Future of Humanity Institute — New DPhil Positions

Organization Name

Future of Humanity Institute

Focus Area
Global Catastrophic Risks Capacity Building
Amount
$939,263
Date
Grant Title

Massachusetts Institute of Technology Media Lab — DNA Synthesis Screening Methods

Organization Name

Massachusetts Institute of Technology Media Lab

Focus Area
Biosecurity & Pandemic Preparedness
Amount
$890,000
Date
Grant Title

Georgia Tech — Research on Lipid Nanoparticles (James Dahlman)

Organization Name

Georgia Institute of Technology

Focus Area
Biosecurity & Pandemic Preparedness
Amount
$882,000
Date
Grant Title

Funding for Effective Altruism-Related Translation Projects

Organization Name
Focus Area
Global Catastrophic Risks Capacity Building
Amount
$869,186
Date
Grant Title

Owain Evans Research Group — AI Evaluations Research

Organization Name

Effective Ventures Foundation USA

Focus Area
Potential Risks from Advanced AI
Amount
$838,620
Date
Grant Title

University of Oxford — New Office for Effective Altruism Organizations

Organization Name

University of Oxford

Focus Area
Global Catastrophic Risks Capacity Building
Amount
$776,271
Date
Grant Title

UCLA — Climate Engineering Governance

Organization Name

UCLA School of Law

Focus Area
Global Catastrophic Risks
Amount
$776,095
Date
Grant Title

Longview Philanthropy — AI Policy Development at the OECD

Organization Name

Longview Philanthropy

Focus Area
Potential Risks from Advanced AI
Amount
$770,076
Date
Grant Title

Guide Labs — Open Access Interpretability Project

Organization Name

Guide Labs

Focus Area
Potential Risks from Advanced AI
Amount
$750,000
Date
Grant Title

Cambridge Existential Risk Initiative — Summer Research Program

Organization Name

Cambridge Existential Risk Initiative

Focus Area
Global Catastrophic Risks
Amount
$743,902
Date
Grant Title

Effective Ventures Foundation USA — Asterisk Magazine

Organization Name

Effective Ventures Foundation USA

Focus Area
Global Catastrophic Risks Capacity Building
Amount
$730,000
Date
Grant Title

University of Washington — Adversarial Robustness Research

Organization Name

University of Washington

Focus Area
Potential Risks from Advanced AI
Amount
$730,000
Date
Grant Title

EA Funding for Individuals — Work and Study Support

Organization Name
Focus Area
Other Areas
Amount
$722,380
Date
Grant Title

Berkeley Existential Risk Initiative — CHAI Collaboration (2019)

Organization Name

Berkeley Existential Risk Initiative

Focus Area
Potential Risks from Advanced AI
Amount
$705,000
Date
Grant Title

Center for Applied Rationality — SPARC (2022)

Organization Name

Center for Applied Rationality

Focus Area
Global Catastrophic Risks Capacity Building
Amount
$700,000
Date
Grant Title

Global Challenges Project — General Support

Organization Name

Global Challenges Project

Focus Area
Global Catastrophic Risks Capacity Building
Amount
$687,589
Date
Grant Title

Future Forum Foundation — Future Forum

Organization Name

Future Forum Foundation

Focus Area
Global Catastrophic Risks Capacity Building
Amount
$654,500
Date
Grant Title

Center for International Security and Cooperation — Megan Palmer’s Biosecurity Research (2016)

Organization Name

Center for International Security and Cooperation

Focus Area
Biosecurity & Pandemic Preparedness
Amount
$643,415
Date
Grant Title

FAR AI — General Support (2022)

Organization Name

FAR AI

Focus Area
Potential Risks from Advanced AI
Amount
$625,000
Date
Grant Title

AI Impacts — General Support (2023)

Organization Name

AI Impacts

Focus Area
Potential Risks from Advanced AI
Amount
$620,000
Date
Grant Title

Paris Peace Forum — Global Commission on Governing Risks from Climate Overshoot

Organization Name

Global Commission on Governing Risks from Climate Overshoot

Focus Area
Global Catastrophic Risks
Amount
$616,305
Date
Grant Title

Carnegie Endowment for International Peace — Chinese and Indian Perspectives on Biotech Security Risks

Organization Name

Carnegie Endowment for International Peace

Focus Area
Biosecurity & Pandemic Preparedness
Amount
$613,380
Date
Grant Title

Rethink Priorities — AI Governance Research (2021)

Organization Name

Rethink Priorities

Focus Area
Potential Risks from Advanced AI
Amount
$612,185
Date
Grant Title

Giving What We Can — General Support

Organization Name

Giving What We Can

Focus Area
Global Catastrophic Risks Capacity Building
Amount
$600,000
Date
Grant Title

1Day Sooner — General Support (November 2020)

Organization Name

1Day Sooner

Focus Area
Biosecurity & Pandemic Preparedness
Amount
$600,000
Date
Grant Title

Carnegie Endowment for International Peace — AI Governance Research

Organization Name

Carnegie Endowment for International Peace

Focus Area
Potential Risks from Advanced AI
Amount
$597,717
Date
Grant Title

Study and Training Related to AI Policy Careers — Scholarship Support

Organization Name

Study and Training Related to AI Policy Careers

Focus Area
Potential Risks from Advanced AI
Amount
$593,540
Date
Grant Title

University of Tübingen — Robustness Research (Wieland Brendel)

Organization Name

University of Tübingen

Focus Area
Potential Risks from Advanced AI
Amount
$590,000
Date
Grant Title

Effective Altruist Communications Fellowship — Summer 2022 Fellowship

Organization Name

Effective Altruist Communications Fellowship

Focus Area
Global Catastrophic Risks Capacity Building
Amount
$585,000
Date
Grant Title

University of Tuebingen — Adversarial Robustness Research

Organization Name

University of Tuebingen

Focus Area
Potential Risks from Advanced AI
Amount
$575,000
Date